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Celebrating 100 years of Women’s Suffrage TORCH (The Oxford Research Centre in the Humanities) has organised a city-wide raising of the suffrage flag, in collaboration with the city and county Council... 5th February 2018
Professor Nicolai Sinai Receives £1.5m European Research Council Grant to Fund ‘Qur’anic Commentary: An Integrative Paradigm’ We are delighted to report that Pembroke Fellow and Professor of Islamic Studies, Professor Nicolai Sinai, has received a major grant of over £1.5m from the... 2nd February 2018
JCR Art Gallery Launches Hilary Term Exhibition 2018 ‘Mary Fedden: A voice of her own’ On Friday 19th January, Pembroke College JCR Art Gallery opened its doors for a private view of the Hilary Term exhibition ‘Mary Fedden: A voice of her own’.... 26th January 2018
Professor Helen Small appointed to Merton Professorship of English Language and Literature We are delighted to report that Professor Helen Small has been appointed to the distinguished Merton Professorship of English Language and Literature. This... 18th January 2018
Lizzy Thompson establishes University of Oxford Student Action for Refugees (STAR) Charity Group In Michaelmas term 2017 Pembroke undergraduate, Lizzy Thompson (Modern Languages, French & Italian, 2014) set up the University of Oxford student group for... 8th January 2018
Incoming Pembroke Fellow Dr Roberto Salguero-Gómez Receives Elton Prize in Animal Ecology We are delighted to report that Dr Roberto Salguero-Gómez, who will take up a Biology Fellowship at Pembroke in September 2018, has received the Elton Prize... 19th December 2017
Pembroke Alumnus Fitzroy Morrissey elected to prestigious Examination Fellowship at All Souls College We are thrilled to report that Pembroke alumnus, Fitzroy Morrissey (Arabic and Islamic Studies, 2010), has been elected to an Examination Fellowship at All... 19th December 2017
Professor Douglas Gray (Pembroke Fellow 1961 – 1980) It is with sadness that the College reports the death of Professor Douglas Gray, FBA, Emeritus Fellow. He died peacefully in his sleep on 7th December. 15th December 2017
Pembroke Representatives Speak at OxNet North East Hub Launch in Sunderland On 22nd November, OxNet celebrated the launch of its newest outreach Hub with an event at the National Glass Centre in Sunderland. The Hub, part of the OxNet... 14th December 2017
Pembroke Graduates Thank Scholarship Donors In late November five of Pembroke’s graduate scholars made presentations of their research at a special event held to thank the alumni who have donated in... 8th December 2017